Category: Eco Knowledge
Ethical and Sustainable Investment Options
Ethical and sustainable investing is on the rise, and there are plenty of options to make sure that your profit isn’t at the expense of the planet!
Sustainable Bank Options in the U.S.
Ok this is one of those “I Googled it and I couldn’t find it so now I’m writing it so someone else can find it” blog posts that I’ve done a couple of times before. When I searched for “carbon-neutral banks in the U.S.” or “U.S. banks that don’t invest in fossil fuels” I got…
How to Shop Ethically
Ethical shopping is kind of tricky, because it feels like instructions are being thrown at you left and right. Here’s my quick 101 rundown on everything you need to know about prioritizing your ethical shopping.
The Ugly Truth About Essential Oils
Essential oils are touted as a “natural” (my least favorite word) solution to synthetic fragrances, but what’s their true cost on the planet? Why aren’t the MLM companies transparent about it?
What Makes A Wine Vegan? How Do I Know?
Even though most don’t contain animal products by the time they reach the bottle, many of them use them during processing. Find out what makes a vegan wine and how to know!
What Does Sustainability Have to do with Racism?
Climate justice and racial justice go hand-in-hand. You can’t care about one of them and not the other! This blog dives in to the basics of how they’re intertwined, with links to learn more if you want to get into the weeds.
What is “greenwashing” and how can you, as a consumer, avoid it in favor of companies who are actually doing good in the world?